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Opening Times

Admission to all areas of the museum is FREE of charge. Car Parking charges apply - click here for details.  For a full site visit we recommend you allow a minimum of 3 hours.

The museum is open 10.00 - 16.00 (last entry 15.00) applies November - February

The museum is open 10.00 - 17.00 (last entry 16.00) applies March - October

Hangar 1 will be closed to visitors on Monday 26 February for a private event.

From Monday 26 February the History of the RAF Gallery will close to visitors while we prepare for our new display.  Whilst this new display is being prepared, there will be a new temporary route into the Test Flight Hangar and signs will be in place to direct visitors.      

Museum Closures

The Museum will be closed from 24-26 December 2018 and 1 January 2019.

Please be aware that from time-to-time, some areas of the museum will have to be closed for Corporate Events. We aim to keep inconvenience to a minimum whilst making as many exhibits available as possible.

Admissions Policy

Children under the age of 16 MUST be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times during their visit.

For admission purposes and for your safety, we will record your admission. Please let us have your postcode for marketing purposes.
We reserve the right to refuse admission to the Museum at any time.
Personal Photography and filming is permitted, those with commercial requirement please visit the Commercial Photography for more information.

Some charging may be necessary for Holiday Activities.

Read admissions policy in full